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February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 1

…21 4 41V Weather Tonight: Chance of snow, low around 4. Tomorrow: Partly sunny, high 12%. One hundredfive years of edfitorilfreedom Thursday February 1., 1996 t 0. 0~ Iterest rates cut by Federal Reserve Stock market soars as bank lending rates drop once again WASHINGTON (AP) - The Fed- eral Reserve cut interest rates for the second time in two months yesterday, hurrying to the rescue of a faltering onomy. Major banks immediately reduced...…

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…2A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 NATION/WORLD GOP reassessing Forbes candidacy rhe Washington Post WASHINGTON - The rapid rise of Malcolm S. "Steve" Forbes Jr. has prompted Republican Party leaders to reassess his presidential candidacy and begin to consider what life might be like for the party with him as their nominee. Most party leaders still question whether Forbes can win the nomina- tion, but the clearest sign of ...…

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… LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 3A NOMA girls who watched violent *TV found to be "more aggressive Girls who often copied the big coiffure of Farrah Fawcett during her days as one -of "Charlie's Angels" may have picked .up aggressive behavior by watching the show, according to a University study. Women in their early 20s who watched television shows such as "The Bionic Woman" and "Wonder Woman" as chil- dren an...…

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…4A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 bz 1efiiglu&lg 420 Maynard Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan RONNIE GLASSBERG Editor in Chief ADRIENNE JANNEY ZACHARY M. RAIMI Editorial Page Editors . Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of a majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other articles, letters and cartoons do not necessarily reflect the op...…

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… N ATION/WORLD The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 5A I Inexperienced doctors may cut short AIDS patients' lives WASHINGTON (AP)-- Picking an experienced doctor may be an AIDS patient's most important decision. A study shows those whose physicians rarely treat the disease die a year sooner. AIDS is a new disease and, com- pared with many others, quite rare, es- pecially outside big cities. Many doc- tors have had little or no...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - Page 7A =~ O RM. IN 6 bdrm. hse. Lg. rm. w/ ad- acent kitch. & bath. Near IM. Avail. Jan.- 4ug. $270/mo. Call Chris 668-0928. 4 ROOMMATE NEEDED to live with 2 nales across from CCRB. Rent neg. 332- 5109. 4VAILABLE IMMEDIATELY Charming furn. 2 bdrm. apt. on the old west de. 668-1100. BE ON TOP! 2 Bdn. apt. Sublet for Spr./ Sum. term. Top floor, A/C, balcony, morel Call Rob or Nick @ 913-5530. ...…

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…8A- The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 NATION/WORLD Comic books influence, reflect Japanese culture . : . t The Washington Post TOKYO -- Many Japanese look to Kosaku Shima to teach them the impec- cable corporate etiquette that will take them to the top of the business world. When this young, hard-working, irre- sistibly debonair Hatsuba Electric worker was promoted to division chief in 1992, it made national headlines. Many...…

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… Uljeft d~u a Another Texan commits to 'M' football Grady Brooks, a 6-foot-2, 220-pound linebacker from Dallas Lincoln High School, has verbally committed to Michigan, The Ann Arbor News reported Tuesday. He is the sixth Texas player and first linebacker to commit to Michigan this year. Brooks, who has a 2.7 GPA, is still awaiting his standardized test results. Thursday 9A February 1, 1996 Michigan wrestlers 0 pinned by Spartans By Will McCa...…

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…10A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 MEN'S AND WOMEN S TENNIS Michigannetters x fly south for ivite: Tough teams loom at O'Charley's By Richard Shin For the Daily The Michigan men's tennis team trav- els to Tennessee this weekend looking to mirror its recent singles success. But matching that performance will not be easy. On Monday, senior Peter Pusztai cap- tured the Big Ten singles title, winning the final in straight sets...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 11A Wolverine tumblers travel to WindyCity By Chaim Hyman Daily Sports Writer Coming off a number of strong per- formances at last weekend's intra- squad meet, the Michigan men's gym- atcsteam will travel to University of-Illinois-Chi cago this weekend. The Wolverines plan to compete in whfiat will be their first dual meet of th'h Season. They will be trying to Wild on last weekend's competiti...…

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…170 -__Th fa Mirhidnnfli- ;.1Thiircri-y . r 4 4f1100 1t. n - i ne IvInnIan aiiy - 1 nursuay, reuruary 1, lZn NATION/WORLD Deaf man builds new life after 69 years in mental hospital GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) - At 87, Junius ,Wilson finally has a life. He lives comfortably in a neat, three-bed- room brick house with a front porch, where he likes to chat with a new friend in an obscure sign language, the Raleigh dialect, that was taught to blacks ...…

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…(Ie Atiditang TBhzi Michael Rosenberg Roses Are Read meeing itor's note: Last week, the B oard of Regents' "advisory ommittee"gathered in a dark, usty room to begin the long, duous process ofdetermining Who Will Be University President. The meeting, held at Maureen Hartford's summer home in Lisbon, was not open to the public, but a transcript was handed over to The Michigan Daily by Deane Baker's cat, Honeybunch. (Actuallv, we bribed Honeybun...…

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…2B The Michigan Daily - Wu4t4., 4 c. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 The Yv 4c... fij, I NI b I. i i, a ; ,, _, I a NK Tatsof Anan Arbor DininBg Guide Doog afld Blair by Mark Rich RL/f~Y. y~l'SOF' I'Cst'. ... Gx A'r!Jl&v"L- 2#S7E C .. yW , 1T. 'IjvDl'U7 ,Z5... I'c( A . Nn. @ 1996 Mark ich.;_ Editors: Jen Buckley and Kari Jones Staff, etc: Dean Bakopoulos, Eugene Bowvem, Melissa Rose BemnardoTom Crowley, Diane Cook;i Brian A. Gnatt, Chr...…

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…The Michigan Daily - W/ee., c. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 3B With Desperado' director Rodriguez takes on Hollywood DEAN BAKOPOULOS Sound and Fury 04 thec4 rht he other day I was checking some unanswered e-mail SmessageswhenI stumbiedupon a downloaded column from the "Minne- sota Daily." Something called"Youmight bea liberal if...." Not surprisingly, it was fillof angry white male humor, a mix of paranoiaand intolerant anti-intellectualis...…

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…4B - The Michigan Daily - Wu4 t e. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 Sentimental movies make romantic By Kristin Long Daily Arts Writer Remember when love stories were something that both men and women enjoyed? Remember when they made rmmance flicks that became instant classics? Once, in the not-so-distant past, Hollywood produced stories that en- chanted audiences, and gave hope to hopeless romantics, but lately that is all just a thing of the p...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wued, c Uc. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 5B a' Dogg Pound strikes a serious pose and swings to some serious rhythm. 1 P-HOP ontinued from Page 18 Even the idea of gangsta R&B artists, which sparked a little bit in '93 with DRS's "Gangsta Lean," returned in 1995 ..with the trio G.A.T. (the album sucks) and now L.V. (ain't heard his stuff yet). We even saw rap music mixing with other urban musical forms in ways we never ...…

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…6B - The Michigan Daily - Wutm4, tU. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 Hey Wolverines! If you want to Study Abroad, don't look any further than the Michigan Union! . FRIENDS WORLD PROGRAM +! The University of Michigan sponsors programs in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and Latin America and the Caribbean for the academic year, semester and summer. We're sure we can help you find a program that is right for you! Students who attend UM program...…

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…4 The Michigan Daily - Wu4*ia, c4. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 - 7B 4< ACADEMIC PROGRAMS ABROAD + PRI -MONTPELLIER A full academic year or semester of university study at the undergraduate or graduate levels I Study Abroad can be the best part of your education! *Flexible and individually adapted curriculum *Total immersion *Oultural activities *Homestay *Guidance and Support For information write or call : Academic Programs Abroad 6 G...…

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…8B - The Michigan Daily - Wetea, 4e. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 Maron caught between rock'n'roll and an old place By Ted Watts Daily Fine Arts Editor "It's time to become perverse. It's time for white people to start talking about fucking again.". So says comedian Marc Maron. The former host of the now-cancelled Short Attention Span Theater, Maron, also featured in his own HBO special last fall, is coming to Ann Arbor to serve up some scru...…

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…The Michigan Daily - W e4, 4t. - Thursday, February 1, 1996-- 98 tertainment news lor jazz artists, the classroom's not the club By James P. Miller Daily Arts Writer Jazz is unique in music in that it is controlled by the individual performer more than the composer or director. For that reason,jazz is influenced by perfor- mance and performers more than the printed page. Consequently, trends that changethe waymusiciansplay canchange the ent...…

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… 10B -The Michigan Daily - ttsc 4tc. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 AuthorJamaica Kincaid writes for'a common humanty' By Elizabeth Lucas Daily Arts Writer "I have written about the relations between mothers and children, and .-ow I am also speaking about the powerful and the powerless," said Jamaica Kincaid, in an interview be- foreherreading at the Michigan Union on Monday. This is an appropriate summary of the themes in her latest novel, "T...…

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… The Michigan Daily - Wu4, e, . - Thursday,_February 1, 1996 - 11B A weekly listing of who's where, what's happening and why you need to be there... I " 1* il F I L First-Run Films Black Sheep A fine step up from Farley's and Spade's first filrm "Tommy Boy." (Sheaah, right!) At Briarwood: 1:10, 3:15, x:20, 7:30, 9:45; at Showcase: 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7:25, 9:45, 12:10. The Juror Another DEEP look inside the O.J. Simpson trial (in t...…

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…12 -The Michigan Daily W teI.L 4 - Thursday, February 1, 1996 19th ANN ARBOR FOLK FESTIVAL ge lights up as musicians take th Michael Hedges performs as the Jabberwocky, one of his many characters in his act. He brings to the festival his unique melange of performance art. 01 On Saturday, Jan. 27, artists from around the country came together for the 19th Ann Arbor Folk Festival to benefit the cherished local acoustic venue the Ark. The sho...…

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